material/leather: chromium VI

analysis: anorganic contaminants

Analysis of chromium in leather. Time and again, the authorities find increased chromium VI in clothes and toys and leather. Chromium III is used for the tanning of leather and can be converted into the toxic hexavalent chromium by improper handling or contaminated starting materials.

analysisanorganic contaminants
amount of sample20g
LaboratoryIndikator GmbH

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